Source:South Carolina, United States. Roster of South Carolina Patriots in the American Revolution

Source Roster of South Carolina Patriots in the American Revolution
Author Moss, Bobby Gilmer
Place South Carolina, United States
Year range 1775 - 1783
Subject Military records
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Type Government / Church records
Publisher Genealogical Pub. Co.
Date issued 1983
Place issued Baltimore, MD
Moss, Bobby Gilmer. Roster of South Carolina Patriots in the American Revolution. (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1983).
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This work ties up the whole elusive body of documents and printed sources related to the more than 20,000 rank and file South Carolina soldiers who made up the battle lines in an untold number of skirmishes with the British and the Tories. The information, which was taken from pension records, bounty land warrants, annuitants' claims, audited accounts, muster rolls, pay lists, and standard published sources and more, is arranged in paragraph form under the name of the soldier and includes some or all of the following details: dates of enlistment, service, battles, and skirmishes; names of commanding officers; names or designation of military unit; rank attained; notations indicating whether the soldier was wounded, killed or taken prisoner; source citations; and, in the case of data deriving from federal pension files or state annuity claims, dates and places of birth and death, names of wives and children, and places of residence before and after the War. {From]

Note: There seem to be various publication dates, the earliest being 1983. This edition is available on Google Books as well as at the Family History Library. The version has a publication date of 1994; while the two volume edition also available on Google Books has a publication date of 2009.